Improving your heart health is important year-round, but the topic is especially talked about each February during American Heart Month. We can improve our heart health and work to manage risk of cardiovascular disease by making smart - but simple - choices in our daily routines.
Scale Back Alabama. This 9-week weight-loss program has helped Alabamians lose more than 1.3 million pounds since January 2007, while awarding the top weight-loss participants with cash prizes.
Maintaining a healthy weight during holiday festivities can be a major challenge, but it’s important to remember that your pant size is not the only thing affected by consuming extra calories.
As our loved ones age, it can be difficult to cope with the responsibilities of caring for them and ensuring that they have all the resources they need to remain safe and comfortable. When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, that difficulty can feel as though it has been multiplied.
Approximately 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed in their lifetime. Early detection is crucial to finding and beating prostate cancer, which is why Infirmary Cancer Care is hosting free prostate cancer screenings from 8-10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, in Mobile, Fairhope, Bay Minette and Atmore.
With school starting back soon, Dr. Mary Wells of Infirmary Pediatrics was asked to weigh in on immunizations for a feature in Access Magazine. Dr. Wells explains what she’s learned about the importance of vaccinations in her 20+ years of experience.
A smoking habit is very serious and can cause severe health problems for the rest of your life.
Share these tips with other men in your life, and talk to your doctor about other ways you can improve your health this summer.
No matter your race, ethnicity, age or gender, the fact remains that 1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime.